The New Climbing Wall Award is specifically designed for supervisors responsible for groups at indoor and outdoor climbing walls. The course will also include the abseil module for supervisors who want to run group abseiling sessions. The award covers techniques such as group supervision, equipment suitability, safety and coaching movement skills.
The scheme comprises of a 2 day training course, a period of consolidation followed by a 1 day assessment. The Abseil Module is included in the main training and assessment courses. Please note that all candidates should be registered with the scheme prior to the course.
Climbing Wall Award Training – £110 Assessment – £75
Sat 1st & Sun 2nd March '08 (Training)
Thur 13th & Fri 14th March '08 (Training)
Sat 12th & Sun 13th April '08 (Assessment)
Sat 17th & Sun 18th May '08 (Training)
Sat 14th & Sun 15th June '08 (Assessment)
Sat 12th & Sun 13th July '08 (Training)
Sat 27th & Sun 28th Sept '08 (Training)
Sat 18th & Sun 19th Oct '08 (Training)
Sat 15th & Sun 16th Nov '08 (Assessment)
Experience before the training course
- You need to be a rock climber with at least 6 months rock climbing experience.
- You must register with one of the four Mountain Leader Training Boards (MLTW).
- You need to be affiliated to, or a full member of the BMC.
- You must have climbed on artificial walls on at least 15 occasions, visited at least 3 different walls and successfully led on walls.
Visit the Beacon Climbing website for more details on this course.
Telephone the Beacon on: 01286 650045 to discuss your course needs.